It is advisable to assign Science & Technology Associations with taking responsibilities for some public services

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ho Uy Liem, Vice Chairman cum Secretary General of Vietnam Union of Science & Technology Associations, conceded that in Vietnam, if ever a citizen died at a private health care ward due to irresponsibilities of the physician, or a house being collapsed by bad performance of the private contractor, then the only sufferers from such fatal, disastrous consequences are the very citizens. In another aspect, suppose, there are bad private medical services or poor construction perfor mance with high costs, subject to complaints by people, there exists not any person or entity to be the principal responsible for dealing with.

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Contributing ideas to the Draft Law on Associations, 11th round

Contributing ideas to the Draft Law on Associations, 11th round

On August 11th 2006, the Vietnam Union of S&T Associations had organised a seminar for contributing ideas to the Draft Law on Associations, 11th round. Participants comprised experts from the Government Office, the Central Science & Education Board, the Union of Art and Literature and some central branch associations, local Unions of Associations, the Science & Technology organisations. The majority of ideas in the seminar had asserted that this round’s draft is radically amended, being more concise and explicit.

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Academician, Professor Vu Tuyen Hoang: The Gene Modified Technology is not the sole choice

Academician, Professor Vu Tuyen Hoang: The Gene Modified Technology is not the sole choice

Acad. Prof. Vu Tuyen Hoang, VUSTA Chairman, had put forth such a concept in an interview with the Vietnam Agriculture Review’s reporter about the development, the application of Gene Modified Technology (GMT) for rising plant productivity.

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Socialisation of public services - A necessary trend

Socialisation of public services - A necessary trend

In the context of increasing development of associations organisation, of NGOs, one in three basic constituents of the civil society, the socialisation of public services in Vietnam becomes a necessary trend, a requirement for the development. At present, state bodies - specifically the Ministry of Home Affairs - are researching for elaboration of documents to accelerate this process.

Posted at: 21/08/2006 09:57:42 AM | Viewed: 1657 | Feedback: 0 | Category: Domestic & International , Potential partnerships
“Investment in Study - the most important investment…”

“Investment in Study - the most important investment…”

Receiving a question about “the most important in a life?” Bill Gates, a charismatic man gleefully smiles “I have got three chances. That is firstly my family with three wonderful children. Subsequently it is Microsoft, an interesting job with very smart people. The third important matter is the money I earn. This money amount shall revolve back the world in a most significant, efficient way”.

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Promoting the role of intelligentsia in the alliance bloc of worker - farmer - intellect

Promoting the role of intelligentsia in the alliance bloc of worker - farmer - intellect

On the threshold of the Party’s Xth National Congress and on the celebration of 23 years’ establishment, development of the Viet Nam Union of Science & Technology Associations - VUSTA - (26/3/1983-26/3/2006), Prof. Acad. Vu Tuyen Hoang, VUSTA Chairman, had an open talk with reporter of the e-information bulletin www.vusta.org.vn. Hereinafter are his keen ideas:

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A Man of the modern world

A Man of the modern world

Editorial Note: On this occasion, researcher Thanh Dam just compiled a book: “Times and Reform Thinking” published by the Ho Chi Minh city Literature Publishing House. The book had systematically dealt with the Nguyen Truong To issue in the history and the system of his reform thinking, as well as his valuable selected words under the form of “catchphrases”. We have the honour to introduce the book to readers and to present the Foreword by Professor Phan Ngoc (adapted, abridged and amended).

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